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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Another new years, please

Dear Emily, Starting around Labor Day and continuing to April Fools Day, our world has many New Years Day(s) celebrations....

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Jun. 6, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Jun 9, 2010 at 6:51 am | 5 comments | 1104 Views

SPORTS

TWITS or TWEETS?

Dear Dolores, I do not Tweet or do I sit out on a limb except politically. In my view, when someone sends a Tweet to...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Dec. 15, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1151 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Where and WHO will lead our global violence?

Dear Editor, There is a more pointed Streetwise question to ask now that we have accomplished our violence in Libya. ...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Aug. 22, 2011
There are no comments yet. 855 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

More BANG for our news buck!

Dear Editor, Today, a few neighbors were discussing how changes at BANG would affect the nature of news in Contra Costa...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Aug. 25, 2011
There are no comments yet. 878 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tomi van de Brooke, why aren't we laughing?

Dear Editor, Tomi van de Brooke wants to be the next District 2 supervisor. Why are we not simply laughing? Tomi was...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Aug. 28, 2011
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Aug 28, 2011 at 7:03 pm | 1 comment | 896 Views

RESTAURANTS

Just in case: How good is the coffee?

Dear Editor, As regional neighborhoods gather representatives to join Mayor Stepper for coffee Friday morning several...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Sep 2, 2011 at 9:39 am | 1 comment | 1383 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

It's Showtime at the MAC!

Dear Editor, Will it be a last hurrah at the Contra Costa County Municipal Advisory Council, Alamo meeting, September...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Sep. 3, 2011
Last comment by CDSI Courtesy, on Sep 6, 2011 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 1062 Views

SPORTS

Wash your CAR, we need the RAIN, please

Dear Editor, Let's encourage everyone, and another, to wash their cars so we know it will rain. You know! You wash your...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Jan. 5, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1065 Views

AROUND TOWN

Great Job Saint Marys Basketball Coach Randy Bennett

Although I am a graduate of Santa Clara University Law School, I want to congratulate Saint Marys basketball coach Randy...

Original post made by Randy Bennett Fan on Jan. 17, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2286 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Question for Mike Arata

Hello Mr. Arata, Regarding the recent Measure D bond election, you noted in your post of Oct 18, 2012 that you "...haven’t...

Original post made by Raymond on Jun. 3, 2013
There are no comments yet. 686 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

VP Joe Biden & Wife Donate Less than $4,900 to Charity in 2009

VP Joe Biden, who the Democrats use as their front person to attack the Republicans on everything, holds himself out as a...

Original post made by Reader on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by askidoo, on Apr 22, 2010 at 9:47 am | 16 comments | 1715 Views

SPORTS

Business Ethics and Youth Basketball

A few months ago the Pleasanton community experienced an extreme uproar over the Amador Valley H.S. varsity coach’s involvement...

Original post made by Referee on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by Leatherball, on Jan 5, 2011 at 10:58 pm | 55 comments | 11000 Views

SPORTS

Aluminum Baseball Bats - Facts/Opinions

A young baseball pitcher, age 16, from Marin Catholic School remains in a critical life threatening coma two weeks after...

Original post made by Reflections on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by Debate Over, on May 31, 2010 at 11:30 am | 27 comments | 3460 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Reminder: Mark DeSaulnier in Alamo on Saturday

REF: http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2665 Dear Dolores, Neighborhoods circulated this notice...

Original post made by Reminder on Mar. 30, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 31, 2011 at 10:32 pm | 2 comments | 1013 Views

AROUND TOWN

Has the MAC Schedule already been decided?

[portion removed] The MAC agenda for April 5 in Alamo has no reference to Mary Piepho's plan to reduce MAC meetings to...

Original post made by Reminder on Mar. 30, 2011
Last comment by Himself, on Mar 31, 2011 at 12:57 pm | 4 comments | 721 Views

AROUND TOWN

council members on cell phones

So many people today driving while talking and texting on cell phones.. there should be more tickets given out.. and the...

Original post made by resident on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 14, 2009 at 4:32 pm | 1 comment | 958 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hey Tea Party! U.S. tax burden at lowest point in years

http://www.upi.com/Business_News/2010/05/11/US-tax-burden-at-lowest-point-in-years/UPI-74091273594893/ WASHINGTON, May...

Original post made by reter on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Stan Racker, on May 18, 2010 at 9:51 am | 2 comments | 1083 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville Town Council Race Reaches New Low

Bob Nealis and Jim Jordan Jelincic have resorted to the lowest form of advertising - sticking brochures on car windshields....

Original post made by Rhonda M on Oct. 31, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 3, 2012 at 4:17 pm | 9 comments | 904 Views

AROUND TOWN

DANVILLE TAX DAY TEA PARTY!

Neighborhood Invitation - FOR WEDNESDAY APRIL 15 Dear Friends and Neighbors, On Wednesday, April 15, 2009 there will...

Original post made by Rick on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by George, on Aug 24, 2009 at 10:44 am | 10 comments | 2486 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVHS history teacher wins Eukel award

I'm hoping Danville Express will do a full story on this! Jesse Hansen, a history teacher at San Ramon Valley High, won...

Original post made by Rick Nelson on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Tania De Young, on Nov 26, 2011 at 8:58 am | 3 comments | 1274 Views
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Martin Litton, force of nature. An appreciation.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 1,106 views

What to do with your buckets of water
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 903 views

The Golden Days of Television
By Roz Rogoff | 0 comments | 582 views

How Many Colleges Should I Apply To?
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 487 views